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Average Salary for Barry University Alumni

Barry University is a private research university based in Miami, Fla. that is home to around 5,000 undergraduates. The figures in this rundown were provided by Barry alumni who took the PayScale salary questionnaire.

Overall College ROI Rank

620
out of 1312
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ROI Rank for Private not-for-profit Universities

233
out of 476
 

Mid-Career Salary Rank for Research Universities

244
out of 267

Typical Early Career Salary

$42,300
Barry University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Attorney / Lawyer
6 salaries
$64,907  
   
Social Worker
5 salaries
$50,652  
Executive Assistant
4 salaries
$58,983  
Physician Assistant (PA)
4 salaries
$89,143  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
4 salaries
$60,023  
Program Coordinator, Non-Profit Organization
3 salaries
$50,000  
Office Manager
3 salaries
$37,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 212
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Barry University Details

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695

4,619

Private Schools, Research Universities, Religious

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Industry

Graduates of Barry go into clinical care, the health care services industry, and the education industry, not to mention a variety of other lines of work. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the health care industry. Barry graduates see an estimated starting salary of $59K.

Jobs

The biggest paychecks among Barry alumni are earned by Physician Assistants — these former students make approximately $89K per year. The next biggest paychecks go to Attorneys (about $65K) and Human Resources Managers (around $60K). Collecting the smallest paychecks are Office Managers — they bring in $40K.

Locations

Miami is a popular place for Barry students to settle after graduation, and just under a third of grads find steadfast employment in the city. The top-paying city popular with Barry alumni is Melbourne, which offers median salaries of $65K. Though Atlanta takes the cake for lowest pay among Barry grads (the median salary is $58K there), it remains a common destination for former students. Neighboring Fort Lauderdale is another common pick among Barry grads, along with Orlando.

Degree Major

Barry grads who hold a medical degree can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning $200K per year. Those holding a Bachelor of Science in Administration are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in $29K per year.

Skills

Barry alumni are often well versed in Microsoft Office, with about a tenth of grads ending up in jobs that require this skillset. Competency in Microsoft Word translates into above-average pay for Barry University grads — they earn 8 percent more than their fellow graduates. Competency in Counseling, Case Management, and Microsoft Excel also warrants excellent retribution.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one in three grads get paid sick time. A strong majority of alumni set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For this school, a strong majority of grads are the recipients of health benefits, and a majority of former students pick up dental plans, too. Barry University graduates also take advantage of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Compensation averages approximately $57K for Our Lady of the Lake University alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Barry grads. Lynn University, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, and the Universidad Del Turabo are also similar to Barry.

Key Stats

Female
70 %
Male
30 %
Salary
$36,079 - $70,023
Salary
$37,114 - $93,000
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Similar Schools

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro
Universidad Del Turabo
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce

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